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Join us at an upcoming webinar for international students
We host a number of online events, where you can speak to our regional experts, ask questions and find out why we're ranked 1st in Australia for graduate employability and 2nd in the world for impact.*
*QS Graduate Employability Ranking 2020 / Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2020

Life at Sydney webinar series

26, 27 and 30 November

Planning to study with us in 2021? Join us for this exclusive online webinar series.

Designed with international students in mind, this series will help you address important questions about studying overseas and confirm you have made the right choice.

Hear from our world-class academics who will present on a range of topics, including course structures and careers possibilities, as well as from alumni and current students who will be sharing their experience of studying with us.


Register for our webinars

  1. Choose a session from the list below.
  2. Select 'Register now' and complete the registration form on Zoom.
  3. You will receive a confirmation email with a unique join link.
  4. We will send you a reminder via email one hour before the event.
     

Note: Session times are in Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT).

Teaching young children from birth to 5 years

Date: Thursday 26 November
Time: 6-6.50pm (AEDT)

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Passionate about education, love young children and want to make a difference in their lives? Come and be inspired by our Birth-5 teaching degrees. You will hear about the University's cutting-edge early childhood programs, and experience some practical examples of what it's like to study early childhood education and be an early childhood teacher.

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Exploring VR technologies in Media and Communication degrees

Date: Thursday 26 November
Time: 8-8.50pm (AEDT)

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Our media and communications degrees are future-focused, exploring real-world issues and trends. If you're thinking about studying digital cultures or media and communication, join us for a Q&A and taster class on Virtual Reality taken from courses offered in media and communication degrees.

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Economics masterclass: A study of how we really decide

Date: Friday 27 November
Time: 6-6.50pm (AEDT)

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If you're thinking about studying economics, join us for a taster class taken from courses offered in the Bachelor and Master of Economics. Behavioural economics combines psychology and economics and aims to understand economic decision making, such as understanding the factors of why an individual or group of people would buy one product over another.

Presented by: Professor Agnieszka Tymula

Discover the online learning experience in visual arts and moving image

Date: Friday 27 November
Time: 7-7.50pm (AEDT)

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If you're thinking about enrolling in visual art or moving image degree with us, join this session to discover what you'll experience at Sydney College of the Arts. Find out how we use innovative, virtual technologies to deliver high-quality online learning experience during Covid-19 and take a look at the newly revitalised multimillion-dollar facilities you'll access once you arrive on campus. You can find out how you'll benefit from our industry-leading degrees, and have the chance to ask any final questions you have about studying at Sydney University. 

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Careers in Arts and Social Sciences!

Date: Monday 30 November
Time: 6-6.50pm (AEDT)

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Do you want to follow your passions but unsure which careers you can pursue as an Arts and Social Sciences graduate? The problem-solving, cross-cultural and critical thinking skills of our graduates make them resilient leaders sought out by employers. Join us for an inspiring panel discussion and hear from our students and alumni who have followed exciting career pathways.

The panel discussion will be followed by Q&A in which you can have your questions about studying Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney answered.

Presented by: Pavel Grozdov – Faculty Liaison Assistant, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

MBA at Sydney: Developing future leaders in a digital world

Date: Thursday 26 November
Time: 8-8.50am (AEDT)

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Join Professor Guy Ford, MBA Director, and learn how our full-time MBA program offers so much more than just the fundamentals of business. 

Future business leaders need to be resilient, adaptable, progressive and influential to succeed on the global stage. Learn how our MBA program will equip you with the personal skills and business knowledge to harness big data, leverage the power of creativity, explore the nature of complex systems and lead teams in a digital world.

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The University of Sydney Business School: Discover collaborative online learning at the Business School

Date: Thursday 26 November
Time: 7-7.50pm (AEDT)

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Join this session to hear directly from our academics and students who will be sharing insights into the online learning experience at the Business School.

Find out how our innovative academics are reimagining the classroom experience and creating an immersive collaborative learning environment for students, both remotely and on-campus. Learn about the added support available such as our Peer Mentoring and PASS programs, dedicated Career and Employability Office (CEO), and the vast array of Business-affiliated clubs and societies, from consulting, networking to young entrepreneur clubs to name just a few. Come along with your questions and discover why there is no better place to study Business than at Sydney.

Presented by:

  • Professor John Shields - Academic Director (International)
  • Janine Coupe - Lecturer in Discipline of Accounting
  • Alex Zhou - Current fifth-year student, Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws

The University of Sydney Business School: Future-proofing your career with the Master of Commerce

Date: Friday 27 November
Time: 8-8.50pm (AEDT)

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There is no better time to future-proof your career. Learn how our transformed Master of Commerce can help you develop the skills and adaptable global mindset to succeed in the fourth industrial revolution and prepare you for an agile career. This program offers flexibility for students to combine specialisations from eight unique study areas, and to partake in our internship placement units and real-world, industry-led projects.

Presented by: 

  • Associate Professor Teresa Davis - Program Director, Master of Commerce
  • Kylie Wang - Program Manager, Master of Commerce
  • Swetha Barade - Current student, Master of Commerce

Learning through real-world experiences at the Business School

Date: Monday 30 November
Time: 6-6.50pm (AEDT)

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Coming to university is not just about studying. From internships and placements, to study tours, exchange and immersion programs, there is a range of real-world learning opportunities available to Business School undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Join this session to find out more about our Industry Placement Program and the award-winning Job Smart, an employability and career coaching program exclusive to international students. Put classroom learning into practice throughout your studies, solve real-world problems by working with leading global firms, and prepare yourself for the evolving landscape of business by gaining career-relevant experience at the University of Sydney Business School.

Presented by:

  • Professor Suresh Cuganesan – Associate Dean (Student Success and Mobility)
  • Associate Professor Rachael Hains-Wesson – Director, Work Integrated Learning
  • Ruiqi (Rickie) Zhang – Current student, Master of Professional Accounting
  • Tu Quynh (Quinn) Nguy – Current student, Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Advanced Studies

Data Science

Date: Thursday 26 November
Time: 6-6.50pm (AEDT)

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The Master of Data Science is a professional degree for people who are passionate about drawing meaningful knowledge from data to drive business decision-making or research output. It will develop your analytical and technical skills to use data science to guide strategic decisions in your area of expertise. It also offers the flexibility to tailor learning to your professional and personal interests.

Leveraging the University of Sydney's research strengths, you will explore the latest in data mining, machine learning and data visualisation, while developing the skills to communicate data insights to key stakeholders effectively.

Presented by: Dr Matloob Khushi - Director, Master of Data Science, School of Computer Science

Discover the Master of Engineering and Professional Engineering

Date: Thursday 26 November
Time: 8-8.50pm (AEDT)

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Perhaps you are a qualified engineer looking to strengthen your management capability and technical knowledge or you might be seeking to move into a management role or strengthen their technical expertise or perhaps you want to update your engineering skills or specialise in a particular area linked to your job or career aspirations. If you would like to change careers and become an engineer or simply move into a different field of engineering, both our Master of Engineering and our Master of Professional Engineering are your key to accelerating your career opportunities. 

This Webinar will introduce the Masters of Engineering and Masters of Professional Engineering degrees at the University of Sydney. It will cover topics including course structure, streams and majors available, unit selection, credit for previous study and tips for starting your degree well at Sydney.

Presented by: Associate Professor John Kavanagh - Deputy Head of School, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Future opportunities with computer science

Date: Friday 27 November
Time: 8-8.50pm (AEDT)

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AI, data science, cloud services, cybersecurity are some of the many enabling technologies in our daily life, for example, shopping, education, entertainment, social networking. Do not miss this opportunity to ride the wave if you are about to start university. If you are already in the workforce, you definitely need to upskill yourself with a postgraduate coursework degree, or even with a research degree in computer science.

Presented by: Dr Josiah Poon - Senior Lecturer, School of Computer Science

Discover Bachelor of Engineering

Date: Monday 30 November
Time: 6-6.50pm (AEDT)

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What does an engineer do and how will choosing Sydney to study engineering prepare you for this rewarding and exciting career?

This talk will cover the skills an engineer requires to be successful, the different types of engineering, and how the professors and students at the University of Sydney work together to deliver a great student experience.

Presented by: Associate Professor Tim Wilkinson - Associate Dean, Student Life

Discover LLB, JD and LLM at Sydney

Date: Thursday 26 November
Time: 7-7.50pm (AEDT)

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Lawyers and judges will be replaced by AI? Join Professor Simon Bronitt to learn about innovation in the law profession and how to future proof your career in a world of uncertainty and high "Automation Anxiety" and the role lawyers can play in this rapidly changing environment.

Presented by: Professor Simon Bronitt - Head of Law School and Dean

Innovative online teaching in health sciences

Date: Thursday 26 November
Time: 6-6.50pm (AEDT)

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Our accredited health profession degrees provide you with the opportunity to register as a licensed health professional after graduation. We also offer degrees for current health professionals to get further in their careers. The path to get to this stage might change due to Covid-19, but the outcome is the same - you will be a competent graduate, with additional skills in digital health. Hear from our experts in Speech Language Pathology and Health Sciences as they outline innovative new ways to each in health.

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Graduate employability in Pharmacy

Date: Thursday 26 November 
Time: 7-7.50pm (AEDT)

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Join us for an information session with Head of School of Pharmacy, Professor Andrew McLachlan. Professor McLachlan will outline the unique teaching environment within the School and show how opportunities for Pharmacy graduates continue to grow both within and beyond Australia.

Presented by: Professor Andrew McLachlan, Head of School and Dean of Pharmacy and current student

Global Careers in Public Health

Date: Friday 27 November
Time: 7-7.50pm (AEDT)

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Join us for a Q&A session with Head of School Professor Joel Negin, in discussion with an international alum. Our Alumni are healthcare heroes, making a difference in health and wellbeing around the world. Hear about how their career has unfolded and about their contribution to community health in these unprecedented times. Amidst COVID and so many other challenges, there has never been a better time to study public health. Join us to hear more about our offerings including our more than 10 years experience with online learning.

Presented by:

  • Professor Joel Negin - Head of School, Public Health
  • Dr Cut Novianti Rachmi - Master of International Public Health, alumni

Your future in medical science, nutrition and health

Date: Friday 27 November
Time: 7-7.50pm (AEDT)

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We offer a range of majors, from applied medical science to human movement to nutrition science, all available in our science degrees.

We have a global reputation for research excellence, top international rankings, and award-winning researchers and projects, so you will learn from the best in the fields of health, nutrition and medical science.

Technological transformations in healthcare are opening up new career opportunities and our graduates are in great demand, with many of our graduates improving lives in Australia and across the world.

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Synthesising Sound with Ben Carey: A Digital Music Workshop

Date: Friday 27 November
Time: 8-8.50pm (AEDT)

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Digital Music and Media at the Conservatorium sees students developing skills in the areas of electronic music production, composition, studio recording, and interactive audio-visual media. Our students are challenged to think about new ways of creating sound using electronic and digital media, and sound synthesis forms a large part of their practice. In this hands-on session, we will break-down and explore some basic concepts of sound synthesis using some custom-designed and commercially available software synthesisers*. Digital Music and Media is a stream of the Bachelor of Music degree. A number of courses from this area of study can also be taken as electives by students in other degrees at The Conservatorium!

*A link to download the software will be provided by email a few days before the workshop. Please ensure you have access to a computer with the software on the evening of the workshop.

Presented by: Dr Benjamin Carey - Lecturer Composition and Music Technology

Your future in animal health and veterinary sciences

Date: Friday 27 November
Time: 9-9.50am (AEDT)

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Make a difference in animal health and conservation by studying one of our animal health, conservation or veterinary degrees. Home to the best veterinary school in Australia, and 12th best in the world*, the University of Sydney leads in veterinary education, animal science and research. This means you are taught by world-leading animal health and veterinary scientists from the moment you set foot on our campuses.

Discover how you will study in the latest facilities, in small groups to maximise learning, and in courses at the cutting-edge of knowledge in the field. You will become a globally respected graduate with the experience and skills to make a difference to the health, welfare and conservation of animals all around the world.

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*QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020

Your future in medical science, nutrition and health

Date: Friday 27 November
Time: 7-7.50pm (AEDT)

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We offer a range of majors, from applied medical science to human movement to nutrition science, all available in our science degrees.

We have a global reputation for research excellence, top international rankings, and award-winning researchers and projects, so you will learn from the best in the fields of health, nutrition and medical science.

Technological transformations in healthcare are opening up new career opportunities and our graduates are in great demand, with many of our graduates improving lives in Australia and across the world.

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Master of Sustainability

Date: Monday 30 November
Time: 9-9.50am (AEDT)

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There is no better time to face the challenges of sustainability and the conservation of our world.

By tackling key global issues, the Master of Sustainability will equip you to further your career in diverse areas from environmental science to finance, from law to urban planning, and from sustainable building design to public health. You’ll learn about energy conservation, population health, food security, sustainability policy, and sustainability analysis tools.

A truly interdisciplinary degree, the Master of Sustainability offers you excellent flexibility and lets you tailor your subjects to suit your background and career interests. Boost your education with an understanding of complex sustainability challenges and discover the tools to measure, report on and identify solutions to these challenges.

Presented by: Professor Manfred Lenzen - Centre for Integrated Sustainability Analysis, School of Physics

Science at Sydney: Discover your opportunities

Date: Monday 30 November
Time: 7-7.50pm (AEDT)

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Discover the opportunities available in science at the University of Sydney.

This session will provide a broad overview of the undergraduate and postgraduate programs available at the University of Sydney. Science embodies a way of questioning, testing and analysing the world so you can draw conclusions based on evidence. It allows you to develop a range of transferable skills such as critical thinking, analysis and problem-solving. At the University of Sydney, we have a global reputation for research excellence, top international rankings and award-winning researchers and projects. You will learn to innovate, discover and tackle worldwide issues.

Presented by: Amanda Setiadi - Faculty Liaison Manager (Science), Sydney Future Students

Your future in Psychology

Date: Monday 30 November
Time: 8-8.50pm (AEDT)

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Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of human behaviour and cognition. The University of Sydney is ranked 27th* in the world for psychology, reflecting our reputation for quality research and education in this area. We are also invested in the future work prospects of all of our students. Our academic staff in psychology are fantastic educators, publishing widely in their fields of expertise and internationally recognised for their research. You will learn from leading psychologists and psychological scientists who share their knowledge and experiences in the classroom, so you can be at the forefront of innovations in the field. 

Presented by: Associate Professor Ian Johnston - Senior Lecturer, School of Psychology

*QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020

Q&A for offer holders

Date: Thursday 26 November
Time: 8-8.50pm (AEDT)

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Meet staff experts in your region who can answer all questions relating to studying at the University of Sydney from how to apply, to questions about your offer, life in Sydney and online learning.

Presented by:

  • South Asia, Middle East and Africa Regional Team – Nishant Jadhav and Cedric Cho
  • China and North Asia Regional Team – Alex Yu and Ran Xiao
  • South-East Asia Regional Team – Sean Lee and Jun Yang
  • Americas and Europe Regional Team – Chris Lawrance and Paulina Dominguez

International student panel

Date: Friday 27 November
Time: 6-6.50pm (AEDT)

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Find out what makes Sydney one of the most liveable* cities in the world to live in and a fantastic place to study. Hear from our current students on their experiences – how they balance their academic and social life, where they hang out, what they do for fun. You can also ask any questions you have about what it's really like to study at the University of Sydney, and get answers straight from our students.

Presented by: Panel of current students

*Sydney ranked third in the Global Liveability Index 2019

International student panel

Date: Monday 30 November
Time: 7-7.50pm (AEDT)

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Find out what makes Sydney one of the most liveable* cities in the world to live in and a fantastic place to study. Hear from our current students on their experiences – how they balance their academic and social life, where they hang out, what they do for fun. You can also ask any questions you have about what it's really like to study at the University of Sydney, and get answers straight from our students.

Presented by: Panel of current students

*Sydney ranked third in the Global Liveability Index 2019

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Catch-up on previous events

You can also watch recordings of some of our most popular webinars and events.

Video Description
Undergraduate study at Sydney This webinar explores our undergraduate courses and offers useful insights into admissions and scholarships.
Postgraduate study at Sydney Discover our most popular postgraduate courses, and find out about the application process, international student scholarships and more.
Research at Sydney Learn more about research opportunities at the University of Sydney and explore what it's like doing research here.
Living in Sydney Discover what it's like to be a student studying in the heart of Sydney, as well as our student clubs and societies, accommodation and more.
Student panel from North Asia, Subcontinent and America Hear from our current students about their experience at an international university away from their home country.
Student panel from Europe, South East Asia and Subcontinent Hear from our current international students about their experience applying, moving to and studying at Sydney.
 
Master of IT / Master of IT Management Join Associate Professor Zhiyong Wang (School of Computer Science) for an in-depth discussion of the six specialisations and related career pathways.
Study the MBA Learn how an MBA at the University of Sydney can open doors to a world of opportunity.
Economics at Sydney Find out more about our range of economics degrees and the opportunities that related skillsets may bring.

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